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EMC Open Sources ViPR With Eye On Software Future
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
Storage heavyweight prepares for industry shift to software-defined storage by open sourcing its storage controller.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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8 Hot Online Colleges For IT Pros
Network Computing Editors, Education
Check out these colleges and universities that offer online IT courses and degrees to help keep your tech skills and knowledge fresh.
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Rethinking All-Flash Hyperconverged Appliances
Howard Marks, Network Computing BloggerCommentary
Combining all-flash and hyperconvergence isn't such a bad idea after all, Howard Marks says after seeing Atlantis Computing's appliance.
By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger,
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Facebook Breaks New Ground In Cold Storage
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
Here's how Facebook is taking an innovative approach to storing billions of user photos in its data centers.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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Big Data For IT Operations: Data Lakes Or Data Warehouse?
John Miecielica, Director of Product Management, TeamQuestCommentary
IT operations itself can benefit from the promise of big data analytics, but choosing the right data storage ecosystem is essential.
By John Miecielica Director of Product Management, TeamQuest,
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Does OpenStack Stack Up For The Enterprise?
Jason Andersen, Senior Director of Product Marketing and Management, Stratus TechnologiesCommentary
Some OpenStack projects are more mature than others, leaving gaps when it comes to enterprise applications.
By Jason Andersen Senior Director of Product Marketing and Management, Stratus Technologies,
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Hyperconvergence: Helping IT Move The Needle
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefNews
Hyperconverged infrastructure provides enterprises with flexibility and ease of use that can allow them to break from old IT practices.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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RAID On The Road To Obsolesence
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
New integrity techniques combined with low-cost drives are turning RAID storage arrays into antiquated relics.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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Prizewinning IT Products: Best Of Interop 2015
Network Computing Editors,
Drumroll, please: Meet the technology products and services that took home top honors in this year's Best of Interop awards.
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Interop In Action
Network Computing, CommentaryVideo
Interop Las Vegas heats up this week with presentations, products and camaraderie on the show floor.
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Virtual Storage And The Danger Of Data Loss
Howard Marks, Network Computing BloggerCommentary
Virtual storage like VSAN must take the storage part of the equation seriously and incorporate better resiliency to avoid data loss.
By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger,
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Fibre Channel Really Is Dead
Kevin Deierling, Vice President, MellanoxCommentary
Ethernet has overcome the problems that prevented converged compute and storage networks, speeding the demise of Fibre Channel.
By Kevin Deierling Vice President, Mellanox,
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IT Certifications Guaranteed To Boost Your Career
Network Computing Editors, Education
Certifications can help advance your IT career and get you a raise. These certifications in specialties like cloud, virtualization, and systems engineering from AWS, Cisco, VMware, Microsoft and others are among the highest in demand.
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Ethernet Roadmap: A Raft Of New Speeds
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
The Ethernet Alliance's new roadmap charts out an ambitious path for the networking technology to meet increasing data center demands.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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Meet The IT Rock Stars
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
Say hello to the brightest and friendliest Interop speakers, either in person or online.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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3D NAND Goes Mainstream
Howard Marks, Network Computing BloggerCommentary
Joint flash memory ventures Intel-Micron and Toshiba-SanDisk are overcoming the limitations of conventional planar flash memory by going 3D.
By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger,
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Staying Ahead Of The Data Deluge
Alex Patent, VP, Global Infrastructure Architecture Leader, NielsenCommentary
Data is core to Nielsen's business. Here's how the company is transforming its IT environment to tackle the data explosion.
By Alex Patent VP, Global Infrastructure Architecture Leader, Nielsen,
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12 Must-See Presentations At Interop Las Vegas
Network Computing Editors,
This year's Interop conference is jam-packed with learning opportunities. Here are a dozen educational sessions you won't want to miss.
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Will Containers Sink The All-Flash Array?
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
All-flash arrays are touted as solutions for virtual desktop deployments and big data, but virtual containers and Docker could undercut that.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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Erasure Coding To The Rescue
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
As an alternative to RAID, erasure coding offers better protection with less compute time and solves the drive rebuild problem.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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